AM Transmitter Installed at Gateway International Bridge
"The wait time at Gateway International bridge is 15-30minutes."
This is now what you will hear when you tune into am 1610 in Brownsville.
The station gives you updated information on wait times and other important information for International Bridges in Brownsville.
The information is broadcast in both English and in Spanish.
The AM transmitter was recently installed at the Gateway International Bridge.
It's only one of six ports of entry in the United States part of a pilot program with Customs and Border Protection.
"At any given day I have a 40 minutes wait at the B&M bridge but no wait at the veterans bridge and the travelers can hear that."
"Also when you tune into AM 1610 you will get information on documents you are required have at the international bridges along with basic border crossing rules and regulations."
People tuning into to AM 1610 will be able to hear the station within a 5 mile radius of the Gateway International Bridge.